This year’s Pow! Wow! Hawai‘i takes place between Feb. 10 and 18. Artists from across the globe congregate in Kaka‘ako to transform the urban neighborhood with murals, exhibits, discussion panels, parties and more.
In observance of the 125th anniversary of the overthrow of Hawai‘i’s last monarch, Queen Lili‘uokalani, Hawai‘i’s people held a march, rally, speeches, live music and hula on Jan. 17, 2018 at the state capitol and ‘Iolani Palace.
Kupu hosted its 10th annual MLK Service Day at Maunalua Bay on Monday, Jan. 15. Volunteers helped Kupu, Mālama Maunalua and Pono Pacific restore the marine environment by removing invasive algae from the nearshore waters.
This year’s Sony Open in Hawai‘i kicked off with a pro-am tournament at the Wai‘alae Country Club on Wednesday, Jan. 10. The celebrity lineup included Jumanji’s Nick Jonas, Baywatch’s Kelly Rohrbach and 2017 Sony Open champion Justin Thomas.
Moments after emerging, dripping, from fighting his way into second place in his Nov. 19 heat in sloppy surf, Florence takes a half hour to chat and sign autographs for the next generation of John Johns. “It’s unruly, but it’s fun,” he says to HONOLULU.